Thorndike Press

City of Thorns: Nine Lives in the World's Largest Refugee Camp

  • Ben Rawlence
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  • ISBN-10: 1410490203
  • ISBN-13: 9781410490209
  • DDC: 967.7305
  • Shipping Weight: 1.50 lbs ( .68 kgs)
  • 622 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released June 2016

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Ben Rawlence interweaves the stories of nine individuals to show what life is like in the Dadaab refugee camp in northern Kenya, and to sketch the wider political forces that keep half a million refugees trapped there. Lucid, vivid and illuminating, City of Thorns tells an urgent human story.